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Kidnapped by an Uber driver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Short, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A girl telling the story in this book, goes home taking a ride with an Uber driver. But did she arrived home safe?
The Detroit Mob and the Disappearance of James Riddle Hoffa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Jimmy Hoffa was due to meet two men at a restaurant near Detroit in July 1975. Neither of the men showed up for a prearranged meeting with the former head of the Teamster's Union. Instead, it is thought, that another man arrived in a borrowed car, and killed Hoffa soon after Jimmy entered his car. My e-book considers the circumstances of Hoffa's disappearance, specifically in newspaper accounts.
Kidnap with Menaces
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
When a London couple was kidnapped for ransom from their home in Bromley in 1983, only the quick-wittedness of the wife prevented the affair from turning into tragedy.
D.B.Cooper: Mysteries of The World: Committing the Perfect Crime
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
From the best selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more... Committing the Perfect Crime: The D. B. Cooper Hijacking. What happened to famous hijacker who jumped off a plane and into thin air carrying a fortune in banknotes?
Edgar Allan Poe: The Unexplained Death of the Master of Gothic Horror
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
From the best-selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo, Mysterious World, New World Order and many more..... The unexplained and mysterious death of Edgar Allan Poe, the master of Gothic horror.
Murder of the Banker's Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker (A True Crime Short)
Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder at the Pencil Factory and The Sex Slave Murders, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, Murder of the Banker’s Daughter: The Killing of Marion Parker.
Surviving an Active Shooter Incident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
An 'active shooter' is a gunmen who isn't interested in robbing you. He wants to kill as many people as he can before he is killed, and expects to die. Law enforcement's advice is for you to 'hide and hope,' but that is in large part because they don't want you complicating their job. This guide is written with you in mind, not them, and urges you not to have a victim mentality.
The Disappearance of Madeleine Maddie McCann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A riveting, concise account of the facts surrounding the disappearance of Madeleine “Maddie” McCann from Portugal, during a family vacation in 2007. Also, includes a review of the entire suspect list (Kate McCann, Gerry McCann, Robert Murat, and many more) and how Portugal Police eliminated many of them but not all.
Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Over the next six years, he will take her over 5,000 miles, from the tropical scrub brush hills of Oaxaca into the Sonoran Desert and to the United States. She will be a child laborer in North Carolina. In Georgia and Tennessee, she will live trapped in motel rooms while Juan works. And in Dallas, she will sleep in a closet and decide whether to murder him or escape.
The Devil Takes the Bodies
Series: Adventure Stories, Almost True. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
The Devil Takes the Bodies of dead women and girls just before they are buried. Two young boys were among the first witnesses. Their curiosity and "running wild freedom" resulted in them seeing the Devil several times. Eventually he takes them too. The Devil continues his quests and eventually takes 11 dead women and girls. He winds up with the 11 plus 3 live children.
Faceless People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
A victim of hijack and kidnap retraces her captors' steps to a place where she hoped to get help.... Only to be turned away - for the second time - by the people who refused to show their faces.
The Good Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Captive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
After working late one night, Ruby misses her bus home. Taking a shortcut through town down a dark alleyway, she is abducted and taken to a remote location where she is held captive by her kidnapper. Ruby must find a way to escape before she becomes a serial killer's next victim.

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